Aston Villa vs Chelsea Preview, Tips and Odds

Aston Villa and Chelsea will face one another in Birmingham on Saturday for a game of the 30th round in the Premier League. The home team is in danger of getting relegated, as Villa currently sit on 19th place with 25 points, two short of the safe places. The Blues are 4th in the standings and involved in a battle for the last Champions League position.

Aston Villa vs Chelsea Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Aston Villa Loss 3 W/ 3 D/ 14 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L
Chelsea Win 14 W/ 3 D/ 3 L 6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game between the teams: 04.12.2019 Premier League: Chelsea – Aston Villa 2:1; Tammy Abraham 24’, Mason Mount 48’; Trezeguet 41’
Last game at this venue: 02.04.2016 Premier League: Aston Villa – Chelsea 0:4; Ruben Loftus-Cheek 26’, Pato 45’(penalty), Pedro 46’, 59’

Worth mentioning: Chelsea are on a run of five consecutive victories in the H2H clashes with Aston Villa, scoring no less than two goals in the process. No draw has been registered in the last twelve encounters between the two sides. Four of the last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. Aston Villa failed to score more than a goal in any of the last nine matches.

Aston Villa vs Chelsea Stats

As of 12.03 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Aston Villa Loss 2 W/ 2 D/ 6 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L
Chelsea Win 4 W/ 3 D/ 43 L 1 W/ 3 D/ 1 L

Last game Aston Villa: 09.03.2020 Premier League: Leicester – Aston Villa 4:0; Harvey Barnes 40’, 85’, Jamie Vardy 63’(penalty),79’,
Top performers Aston Villa: Jack Grealish 7 goals 6 assists, Wesley 5 goals 1 assist, Anwar El-Ghazi 4 goals 4 assists.
Next game Aston Villa: 04.04.2020 Premier League: Aston Villa – Wolverhampton ?
Last game Chelsea: 08.03.2020 Premier League: Chelsea – Everton 4:0; Mason Mount 14’, Pedro 21’, Willian 51’, Olivier Giroud 54’
Top performers Chelsea: Tammy Abraham 13 goals 3 assists, Mason Mount 6 goals 4 assists, Willian 5 goals 5 assists.
Next game Chelsea: 18.03.2020 Champions League: Bayern Munich – Chelsea

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Aston Villa 11-23 7 8 0
Chelsea 16-14 7 5 2

Worth mentioning: Aston Villa were trashed 4:0 on Monday by Leicester and are now on a run of five straight defeats. No draw has been registered in Villa’s last seven outings. All but one of their last five matches produced over 2,5 goals and three saw both involved teams to find the targets. Aston Villa lost to
Tottenham in their previous home game, but have always managed to avoid back-to-back home defeats this season.
Chelsea recorded a comprehensive 4:0 victory over Everton last time out. The Londoners are unbeaten in three and on a run of two back-to-back victories, both garnered by a clean sheet, having beaten Liverpool in their previous match. All but one of the Blues last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. Chelsea scored exactly 2 goals in each of their previous three visits.

Aston Villa vs Chelsea News

Missing players Aston Villa: Wesley Moraes, Tom Heaton, John McGinn and Jed Steer are injured.
Missing players Chelsea: Jorginho is suspended. Mateo Kovacic, Tammy Abraham, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Ngolo Kante and Christian Pulisic are injured.

Aston Villa vs Chelsea Predictions

Both teams to score – 1.61 @ bet365